Business Development Apprentice

Business Name: 
Business Services
Type of Position: 
Part-Time Internship
Grade Level: 
San Francisco
Days/Hours per Week: 
20 Hours per week
Pay Range: 
  • Expert training for business development in tech
  • Placement in a high-paying career at a great tech company
  • Mentoring by top executives at Google, LinkedIn and Facebook
Duration of Position: 

13 weeks

Position Description: 

SVAcademy provides students who want to work in Silicon Valley with skill gap training for business development jobs plus access to our set of structured employer relationships with 30+ organizations, including Salesforce, Box,, Prysm, Qubole, Lever, Zuora, OpenGov, Intercom, Zendesk, Optimizely, and many other exciting startups. To date 100% of our students have successfully transitioned into full time careers with these organizations with an average starting salary of $78,000.

"I always wanted to work at a tech startup, but I had no work experience or connections. SVAcademy made it easy for me to get started and plugged me into one of the best companies in Silicon Valley."

-Roger Dorn, SVAcademy grad, and now Business Development Representative at Qubole

Position Responsibilities: 

SVAcademy is a 13 week, online, part-time, hands-on training program, which includes mentorship from executives at our employer partners, and a live supervised internship with Talend (NASDAQ: TLND), a leading Big Data platform.

Students must be able to meet weekly for online, remote classes and be able to move into a full-time career within 90 days of class start on December 4th.

Required Qualifications: 
  • College senior or recent graduate
  • Would like to work in Silicon Valley upon graduation
  • Can manage a full course load plus our program
Preferred qualifications:
  • Interested in business and entrepreneurship
  • Strong verbal and written skill


How to Apply: 

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Application Deadline: 
Application Deadline Mon,11-20-2017